Menhir Salento - Sale 2012
Wine Style: White -- Dry, Still
Varietal: 50% Fiano Minutolo and 50% Malvasia
Appellation: Salento IGT
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Risotto with asparagus, gorgonzola and walnuts, flan with ricotta cheese and slivers of candied citrus.
Cantine Menhir is located in Minervino di Lecce, in the “heel of Italy”,Apuliaregion. The winery was founded by Gaetano Marangelli, and is quickly gaining a reputation for producing excellent wines which reflect the unique character of Salento. This region is one of the most picturesque corners of Italy, right on the Adriatic Sea, not far from Greece. The winery focuses on indigenous grape varietals producing wines such as Negroamaro, Salice Salentino, Malvasia, Verdeca, and Primitivo.